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Papakolea Beach

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Hiking to Papakolea Green Sand Beach - Big Island, Hawaii

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Papakolea Green Sand Beach | Big Island Hawaii | Holly on the Go

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Green Sand Beach / Papakolea Beach - Big Island, Hawaii

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Papakōlea Beach is a green sand beach located near South Point, in the Kaʻū district of the island of Hawaiʻi. One of only four green sand beaches in the world, the others being Talofofo Beach, Guam; Punta Cormorant on Floreana Island in the Galapagos Islands; and Hornindalsvatnet, Norway. It gets its distinctive coloring from olivine sand eroded out of the enclosing volcanic cone.
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